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Charadrius peroniiSchlegel, 1865

Malaysian plover

Image acquired with permission from the Natural History Museum at Tring, United Kingdom. Specimen collected by A. R. Wallace. Specimen locality: Sarawak
Label transcription: [Collected by A.R. Wallace. 1855 Charadrius philippinus Scop. ♂ Sarawak. 92. / philippinus. Scop. Æ peronii]

Species known to occur in Singapore.
Imaged Wallace Specimen from Sarawak.

Taxon Information

Vertebrata: Aves: Charadriiformes: Charadriidae (Plovers)
Taxon Name (original as given on label):
Charadrius philippinus
A.R. Wallace
Locality of Specimen:
Sarawak, Menado, Banjarmasin
Specimen Repository:
Natural History Museum Tring